At Music China Expo 2011 in Shanghai, Kong Audio Software Technology recently announced the upcoming box set product: Chinee Orchestra.
Chinee Orchestra contains 23 instruments that covers the complete instrument list of the modern Chinese orchestra arrangement and it will be powered by QIN engine for Windows developed in-house by Kong Audio. Kong Audio says that this is the first ever complete Chinese orchestra setup in the soundware industry.
From its very conception, Chinee Orchestra is designed to meet the genuine Chinese native composers' needs of a true-to-the-culture set of classic Chinese instruments that are proper for the professional standard. Kong Audio, having been developing the Chinee Series since 2005, have packed up everything in the Chinese Series, added new instruments, updated some instruments with brand-new recordings and moulded everything into the powerful QIN engine.
Chinee Orcvhestra comprises 23 instruments, including: ChineeWinds, ChineeKong V3, ChineeErhu and ChineeErhu II, ChineeNanxiao, ChineeGuzheng II, ChineePipa, Matouqin, ChineeSuona,ChineeGuanzi, ChineeSheng, ChineeYangqin, ChineeHulusi, ChineeGuQin, ChineeLiuQin, ChineeSanXian. ChineeRuan, ChineeJinHu, ChineeZhongHu, ChineeGaoHu, ChineeBanHu, ChineeXun, ChineeBaWu.
The box set of Chinee Orchestra will be officially available in December. The retail price is to be announced.